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... to strip it off him.
The morning of the 4th Dave took us out for a hike through a nearby State Park where he had been exploring for the last 20 years. We first thought Dave was a refined, respectable, dignified type of guy. As soon as one snake was spotted, Dave suddenly turned into Steve Irwin and went all crocodile hunter on ...
Yesterday I flew to New Orleans. With a bit of delay, because of the weather, but I got there eventually. What a different part of the US this is. Different atmosphere, a lot more restaurants, less traffic lights for pedestrians, and a lot more 'under construction'. This is of course partly because of the hurricane Katrina, that happened here in 2005. (See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurricane_ Katrina for more information.)
Ever since I played the game ...
... streets again, the great thing about New Orleans is that you can just wonder and around every corner is something to see or hear! There were many artists making their living from singing, playing instruments, painting, Palm reading and circus acts! Everyone was great to watch, one amazing thing we saw was a small car buzzing around and I remember looking for the guy controlling it! When all of a sudden the car flipped up to reveal a man dressed as a Transformer ...
... watch for a while. When we got to the ferry dock, we'd just missed the ferry so we wandered around Spanish Plaza until the next one arrived.
The ferry ride itself was very short but it was nice to be out on the water and the view looking back to Jackson Square was nice. Once in Algiers Point, we were able to get a free walking tour map a the Dry Dock Cafe and did a small portion of the walking tour around Algiers. The area ...
Blake and I made it to New Orleans around 2:30 this afternoon and for the first time in over a week had a bed (we are staying at a motel for te night). We both hit our bed for the first time and slept for about 4 hours. We both needed it after last night. Neither of ...
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